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savethewater.org/water-facts

Only 3 % of the earth's water can be used as drinking water. ... Less than one percent of all the water on Earth is freshwater available for human consumption.

news.mit.edu/2013/water-water-everywhere-but-is-there-enough-to-drink-1213

Dec 13, 2013 ... ... to money, MIT economist Franklin Fisher says: We are surrounded by water — it covers 71 percent of Earth's surface — and industrial-scale ...

brainly.in/question/5829681

Sep 23, 2018 ... Purewater makes up a very small fraction of all water on the planet. While nearly 70 percent of the world is covered by water, only 2.5 percent of it ...

www.nsf.gov/pubs/1997/antpanel/3enviro.htm

The present Antarctic ice sheet accounts for 90 percent of Earth's total ice volume and 70 percent of its fresh water. It houses enough water to raise global sea ...

www.geographyrealm.com/water-earth

Nov 13, 2014 ... The great majority of Earth's water is contained in the oceans, seas, and bays with 96.5% and totals about 321,000,000 cubic miles. Only about ...

www.pitara.com/non-fiction-for-kids/did-you-know-for-kids/ninety-seven-percent-of-all-the-water-on-earth-is-salty

Ninety seven percent of all the water on Earth is salty. Only 3 per cent is fresh water. Of that 3 per cent, over 2 per cent is frozen in ice sheets and glaciers.

byjus.com/questions/how-much-of-the-earths-surface-is-covered-with-water

71% of earth's surface is water-covered, and the ocean holds about 96.5 percent of all Earth's water. Water also exists in the form of water vapour, rivers and ...

www.amnh.org/explore/ology/earth/ask-a-scientist-about-our-environment/will-earth-run-out-of-water

Over millions of years, much of this water is recycled between the inner Earth, the oceans and rivers, and the atmosphere. This cycling process means that ...

www.seametrics.com/blog/water-facts

Apr 28, 2014 ... 68.7% of the fresh water on Earth is trapped in glaciers.1 30% of fresh ... By 2025, water withdrawals are predicted to increase by 50 percent in ...

www.abc.net.au/news/science/2020-08-28/where-did-earths-water-come-from/12598198

Aug 27, 2020 ... Water is the stuff of life on Earth but where did it come from? ( ... "We estimated we need about 5 per cent from this process." Professor Ireland ...

www.safewater.org/fact-sheets-1/2017/1/23/facts-and-statistics

Jan 23, 2017 ... About 70 percent of the earth is water, but only 2.5 percent of that is freshwater. Of the freshwater, 68.9 percent is in the form of glaciers and ...